Military Members to Eat Free on Veterans Day
The TA Restaurant Group (TARG), a division of TravelCenters of America, invites all active-duty military, veterans and reservists to enjoy a complimentary meal on Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 at participating Country Pride and Iron Skillet restaurants nationwide.
Anyone who has served in the armed forces can receive a complimentary meal of their choice from a special menu by showing proof of service to their restaurant server prior to ordering. Proof of service includes: U.S. Uniformed Services ID card, current Leave and Earnings Statement (LES), veterans organization membership card, photograph in uniform, DD214 form, a citation or commendation.
“We’re honored to serve many active-duty and veteran military every day in our restaurants and it’s important to us that we recognize those who have fought for our freedom,” said John Ponczoch, Senior Vice President, Food Operations, TA Restaurant Group. “Veterans Day is the perfect opportunity to give back and show our appreciation and respect to all who have served.”
Guests may also see Fallen Soldier Tables on display at Country Pride or Iron Skillet restaurants on Veterans Day. This single place setting at an empty table is the humble way we remember and honor the sacrifices of those who gave their lives to protect our freedom.
TravelCenters of America Inc. (Nasdaq: TA) is the nation's largest publicly traded full-service travel center network. Founded in 1972 and headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, its more than 21,000 employees serve customers in over 260 locations in 44 states and Canada, principally under the TA®, Petro Stopping Centers® and TA Express® brands. Offerings include diesel and gasoline fuel, truck maintenance and repair, full-service and quick-service restaurants, car and truck parking and other services and amenities dedicated to providing great experiences for professional drivers and the general motoring public. TravelCenters of America operates nearly 650 full-service and quick-service restaurants and 10 proprietary brands, including Quaker Steak and Lube®, Iron Skillet® and Country Pride®. For more information, visit www.ta-petro.com.